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Metaheuristic macro scale traffic flow optimisation from urban movement data

  title={Metaheuristic macro scale traffic flow optimisation from urban movement data},
  author={Laurens Arp and Dyon van Vreumingen and Daniela Gawehns and Mitra Baratchi},
How can urban movement data be exploited in order to improve the flow of traffic within a city? Movement data provides valuable information about routes and specific roads that people are likely to drive on. This allows us to pinpoint roads that occur in many routes and are thus sensitive to congestion. Redistributing some of the traffic to avoid unnecessary use of these roads could be a key factor in improving traffic flow. Many proposed approaches to combat congestion are either static or do… 

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